DreaMS of a CURE
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Category Archives: Everything MS

Random thoughts about MS

IVIG – Gamunex-C

I started this new therapy last month.  It is an infusion medication called Gamunex-C.  It is immunoglobulins that are processed from human blood plasma designed to help improve my immune system.  I started this in October and it was not a great start on this medication as I landed in the hospital from severe nausea […]

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The Rewards!

This week I am traveling to Denver, CO to attend the National MS Society Annual Conference. I am fortunate that since I started fundraising in large amounts that I am rewarded this trip each year. The benefits are amazing as I get to attend workshops that help me with my MS and help with my […]

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Making Connections…

I am connected to virtually almost anything I can get my hands on in relation to MS research and ways that I can improve my personal quality of living with this disease.  I am connected through Facebook forums, through Tweets on Twitter, through the National MS Society’s page and throug other avenues in relation to […]

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It is what it is!

I have been known to say this to most anything in my adult life.  Things that I can’t change that have happened to me or my family.  My mom even purchsed me a plaque that I have proudly displaying in my craft room with this saying. It is a self explanatory comment.  I can’t change […]

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MS – The Cost of It All

Did you know that researchers are working hard every day to help find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis???  This takes time and funds to make this happen.  Let me give you some figures as found from the National MS Society website: Over $36 million is applied to research annually! It costs on average for ONE MS […]

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It takes many to have a successful fundraiser

Well, it is definitely that time of year again…the time of year where we are gearing up for our big fundraising event.  But this year, we have added a golf tournament.  My husband is a golfer so now 2 things that he loves, we are turning into a great fundraising opportunity.  But, what makes a […]

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dreaMS of a CURE – Yes please!

Multiple Sclerosis comes with its challenges. Heck, in the last year I have had 3 relapses alone. Stress induced I imagine…but anyone who knows me knows that I don’t do things halfway, I go all in but with this disease, that has created some challenges for me. 1st Relapse – lost vision in left eye […]

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Why the Camaro and Mustang in our car show logo?

I have been asked many times why those specific two cars are in our logo. Well, it is because the mustang is my 67 and the Camaro is my husband’s 67. My car I have only owned 2 years, but the Camaro was my husband’s first car when he was in high school. So he […]

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Why do we fundraise?

Because every hour of every day, someone is diagnosed with MS. Because someone is being told that currently there are only medications available that will slow the progression of the disease but not cure it. Because each year it costs an MS patient on average $30k to treat MS and the things that are associated […]

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MS – This disease will not define me

I admit, having MS is not a picnic.  There are days when I wish that I didn’t suffer with it.  However, I don’t believe that things happen just because.  I have met some wonderful people during this process, been able to share my testimony, and have learned to adapt to what this disease brings with […]

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